Remarks on Colour Electronic Book PDB Without Registration Ludwig Wittgenstein G E M Anscombe Linda L McAlister

Date of Publication: August 1st 2003 by Blackwell Publishers (first published 1977) Author: Ludwig Wittgenstein, G.E.M. Anscombe, Linda L. McAlister
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Language: English Original Book Title: Bemerkungen über die Farben
Remarks on Colour
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Book's Category: Philosophy Additional Info: Paperback, 132 pages




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This book comprises material on colour which was written by Wittgenstein in the last eighteen months of his life. It is one of the few documents which shows him concentratedly at work on a single philosophical issue. The principal theme is the features of different colours, of different kinds of colour (metallic colour, the colours of flames, etc.) and of luminosity--a the This book comprises material on colour which was written by Wittgenstein in the last eighteen months of his life. It is one of the few documents which shows him concentratedly at work on a single philosophical issue. The principal theme is the features of different colours, of different kinds of colour (metallic colour, the colours of flames, etc.) and of luminosity--a theme which Wittgenstein treats in such a way as to destroy the traditional idea that colour is a simple and logically uniform kind of thing.
This edition consists of Wittgenstein's basic German text, together with an English translation.

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